Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC)Emirates Lunar Mission Project Scientist

Dr. Sara AlMaeeni heads the RF communication team and also a project scientist of the Emirates Lunar Mission (ELM). She joined the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in 2016 and worked as an expert in space communications. She worked on improving existing space technologies and developed new satellite equipment and products and collaborated with external research and development institutes to disseminate knowledge in the UAE.

Dr. Sara received her PhD from Khalifa University in Communications Engineering. For her dissertation, she contributed with a novel mathematical framework for the error rate in cooperative communications. She is also a committee member of different international technical conferences. Her research interests are in lunar exploration, space communications, and satellite image processing.


International Astronautical Congress 2021

25-29 October 2021

Dubai, United Arab Emirates